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Learn how to paint this gorgeous metallic two-toned pumpkin. Painted pumpkins are so much fun and there are so many different ways you can paint them. Don't miss this post with over 30 amazing painted pumpkin ideas. This pumpkin painting technique is quick and easy but ends up looking super glam and sophisticated. The copper and metallic blue colors work to...
Painted pumpkins are perfect for Halloween. Enjoy these super creative pumpkin painting ideas! Painted pumpkins are so much fun. Have you ever painted a pumpkin before? There are so many unique and creative ways to paint a pumpkin. I'd rather make a painted pumpkin any day than deal with carving a pumpkin and touching the gooey guts inside. This girl is...
Learn how to paint a plaid or buffalo check design onto a pumpkin. Plaid and buffalo check are all the rage this season. The cozy design is popping up in fashion, home decor and even crafting, so I decided that I needed to try painting a pumpkin with a plaid design. Painting a plaid design onto a pumpkin is easier than...
This no-sew Edna Mode costume is quick and easy to make and can be adapted for any age or size. Edna Mode is one of my favorite Disney characters of all time, so naturally, I begged my daughter to dress up as Edna Mode for Halloween so that I could make an Edna Mode costume. The best part about it...
Make gorgeous and impressive topiaries out of cheap plastic pumpkin candy buckets. I decorated my porch for fall and decided that I needed some topiaries to add height to the decor. So I made my own pumpkin topiaries out of dollar store plastic candy buckets! This was a super easy Fall DIY that anyone can do, so I thought I'd...
Learn how to turn a plain foam craft pumpkin into a gorgeous lighted floral pumpkin and create a serene fall mantel using muted greens, white and mustard. It's time to decorate for fall! This year I decorated a friend's fireplace mantel and decided to go a bit more muted with the color scheme. I was completely inspired by some gorgeous...
This post has been a long time coming. After five years of fertility struggles, I am so thrilled to announce that baby #4 will make his debut in February. Soon after our third child was born, I felt so strongly that there was a little boy waiting to join our family. A year went by, two years went by, three...

DIY Family Birthday Board

Make a gorgeous and easy family birthday board to keep track of everyone's birthdays. This easy craft would be a wonderful gift for grandparents! My grandma has a wooden birthday board hanging on the wall at her house and as a kid I loved looking at the birthdays of each family member. Hers is country blue and mauve toll painted...
Build a beautiful wood headboard with a luxurious velvet tufted upholstered center using these free building plans. We have been hard at work over the last few weeks and are so excited to be able to share our latest building project. We created a custom queen sized wood and upholstered headboard and today we're sharing the full instructions with you,...

DIY Tea Cup Candles

Repurpose mismatched thrift store tea cups into beautiful DIY candles. They make a lovely handmade gift. Did you know it's actually very easy to make your own candles at home? Before I had tried it, I assumed it would be complicated. But it's not! I made these candles in about 30 minutes (plus dry time) and the hardest part was...